The first table below looks at the demand for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Wakefield region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Perl
Rank 25 34 11
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -23
Permanent jobs citing Perl 1 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 0.93% 2.01% 11.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.44% 4.35% 21.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 10
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Programming Languages Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
41 69 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 38.32% 46.31% 54.12%
Number of salaries quoted 35 63 43
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Perl
West Yorkshire

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Perl across the Wakefield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

Perl
Salary Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Perl across the Wakefield region.

Perl Salary Trend in Wakefield

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield region citing Perl also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Perl.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Debian
2 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (50.00%) SSH
2 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (50.00%) Xen
2 1 (50.00%) Line 500
2 1 (50.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Postfix
2 1 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) VirtualBox
2 1 (50.00%) SpamAssassin
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) VBA
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) WAN

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield region citing Perl also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Perl. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Line 500
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) IPsec
1 1 (50.00%) SSH
1 1 (50.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Support
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (50.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Debian
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB
1 1 (50.00%) VBA
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Xen
1 1 (50.00%) Postfix
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
1 1 (50.00%) VirtualBox
1 1 (50.00%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Sage